Archive for July, 2010
In tonight’s broadcast we take a critical look at the media circus surrounding the latest Wikileaks release.
Breaking with usual practice, the Wikileaks organisation have released their latest leaks directly through the mainstream press with simultaneous publications in The Guardian, Der Spiegel and the New York Times.
A disturbing outcome is that information in the leaked documents [...]
Tonight’s show features two excellent interviews.
In the first half I am joined by Kim Cullen from the Citizens Committee on Human Rights to discuss the implications of ‘Australian of the Year’, Patrick McGorry’s plan for pre-drugging children with powerful psychotropic medication as a preventive treatment against mental illness.
Our discussion centers on a recent article authored [...]
Our lead story tonight is the controversy over the Australian Vaccination Network, with its founder Meryl Dorey accused of “providing inaccurate and misleading information and selectively quoting research out of context to argue against vaccination”.
The controversy erupted into the public eye after an ABC Lateline report earlier this week in which Nobel prize winning immunologist [...]
We begin tonight’s show as usual with a round-up of the latest news from our twitter department - see links below.
At around the 30min mark we bring you a special presentation.
As the walls close in around us in this failed democracy we are witnessing a new type of political awareness which is spawning a myriad [...]